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Job losses at British Gas ‘disappointing‘

Commenting on the 500 planned redundancies announced at British Gas today

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Staff yet again paying the price as British Gas profits fall, says UNISON

British Gas staff shouldn’t be feeling the heat today. It should be Centrica chief executive Iain Conn

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Taking big steps

Labour’s shadow minister for energy spoke passionately to delegates at the energy conference about the party’s ambitious vision for the energy industry

Article on the UNISON National site.

Court of Appeal confirms holiday pay ruling for workers

Thousands of employees whose wages are partly based on commission moved a step closer today (Friday) towards claiming holiday pay previously denied them thanks to a Court of Appeal ruling on a case originally brought by UNISON against British Gas. The decision confirms that anyone whose pay includes an element of commission can no longer […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

UNISON disappointed by job cuts at British Gas

Commenting on the announcement today (Tuesday) that 500 jobs are to go at British Gas, UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis said:  “It is disappointing that British Gas are cutting yet more jobs around the country. This comes at a very uncertain time for those working for the company. It is important that the business now […]

Press release on the UNISON National site.

Compulsory redundancies at British Gas will be hard to avoid, says UNISON

Commenting on the news that 700 British Gas jobs are to go in the West Midlands, with the closure of the Oldbury service/call centre near Birmingham, UNISON national energy officer Matt Lay said: “This is terrible news for the company’s Birmingham-based employees, who will be devastated at the prospect of losing their jobs. British Gas […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Gas boss should have pay rise blocked, says UNISON

Staff and investors should seize opportunity at Centrica AGM

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

No more job cuts at British Gas as chief exec leaves, says UNISON

Reducing dividend instead of staff is positive move

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

The standard variable tariff has had its day

It should lead to cheaper bills for households and much more certainty for its workforce

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.